The median contractor rate for a Oracle DBA was - per day in advertised job vacancies in Manchester during the 3 months to 28 April 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Oracle Database Administrator
North West / Manchester
3 months to
28 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 89 97 90
Rank change year-on-year +8 -7  
Contract jobs requiring an Oracle DBA 1 6 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.071% 0.33% 0.36%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.075% 0.35% 0.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 4
Median daily rate - - £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.66% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £41.63 -
% change year-on-year -2.70% -  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Manchester. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
Manchester
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1327 1722 1569
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 94.52% 94.77% 95.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 813 1000 819
Median daily rate £375 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +14.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £398 £375
% change year-on-year +0.62% +6.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 28 61
Median hourly rate £15.50 £13.50 £13.87
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +14.81% -2.66%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.03 £9.27 £10.01
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £20.00 £32.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.70
% change year-on-year - +4.79%  

Oracle DBA
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Manchester that featured Oracle DBA in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Oracle DBA in Manchester

Oracle DBA
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Oracle DBA in Manchester.

Contractor daily rate trend for Oracle DBA in Manchester

Oracle DBA
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Oracle DBA in Manchester.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Oracle DBA in Manchester

Oracle DBA Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 28 April 2017, Oracle DBA contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Manchester region featuring Oracle DBA in the job title.

1 7 (100.00%) Oracle
1 7 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 4 (57.14%) Oracle Database 12c
2 4 (57.14%) Oracle Database 11g
3 3 (42.86%) Finance
3 3 (42.86%) Unix
3 3 (42.86%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 3 (42.86%) Banking
3 3 (42.86%) Oracle RMAN
4 2 (28.57%) Linux
4 2 (28.57%) Shell Script
4 2 (28.57%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (28.57%) PL/SQL
4 2 (28.57%) SQL
5 1 (14.29%) T-SQL
5 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
5 1 (14.29%) Windows
5 1 (14.29%) AIX
5 1 (14.29%) Solaris
5 1 (14.29%) RDBMS
5 1 (14.29%) SLA
5 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
5 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (14.29%) OCP
5 1 (14.29%) Oracle Certification
5 1 (14.29%) SAN
5 1 (14.29%) Hyperion
5 1 (14.29%) Veritas
5 1 (14.29%) Red Hat
5 1 (14.29%) DMZ

Oracle DBA Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle EBS R12
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) DMZ
1 1 (14.29%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 4 (57.14%) Oracle Database 11g
2 4 (57.14%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (14.29%) NoSQL
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle BI EE
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (14.29%) RDBMS
3 1 (14.29%) Relational Database
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (42.86%) Banking
1 3 (42.86%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Investment Banking
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Unix
2 2 (28.57%) Linux
3 1 (14.29%) AIX
3 1 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (14.29%) Solaris
3 1 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (14.29%) Change Management
2 1 (14.29%) Data Modelling
2 1 (14.29%) Database Tuning
2 1 (14.29%) ERP
2 1 (14.29%) Line Management
2 1 (14.29%) Migration
2 1 (14.29%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (14.29%) Portfolio Management
2 1 (14.29%) Security Patching
2 1 (14.29%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) PL/SQL
1 2 (28.57%) Shell Script
1 2 (28.57%) SQL
2 1 (14.29%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) OCP
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle Certification
1 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
1 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 3 (42.86%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 3 (42.86%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (14.29%) Data Guard
2 1 (14.29%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
2 1 (14.29%) SCOM
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Oracle
2 1 (14.29%) Hyperion
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) Red Hat
2 1 (14.29%) Veritas